Activities and events Out There! Evening and weekend activities Events to Book Dickens Christmas Market - Sunday 2nd December Join us for this year’s popular Dickensian Christmas Festival, where we celebrate the works and the times of the world renowned Charles Dickens, in Rochester – his home for many years and inspiration for some of his books. Uncover a feast of Victorian delights with familiar fictional characters, parades, carols, stalls, reindeer and lots of festive shopping. Cost: £10 per person. Meet/Pickup: Meet at Uniting Friends for travel by minibus. Bring: Extra money for food, drinks and shopping. Sorry, this event is now sold out.